Following This MorningÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s Successful and Historic SpaceX Launch ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…â€œAs Chair of Space Florida, a proud partner with SpaceX, I congratulate the company and especially their visionary CEO Elon Musk, his staff and the NASA workforce on a successful launch of the Falcon 9 rocket this morning and wish them further success when the Dragon capsule docks with the International Space Station later this week. This mission is an historic moment for Florida and America as private industry proves to the world that commercial space flight is viable. Today SpaceX has proved that Florida's ready and skilled workforce and world-class infrastructure is second to none and ready to lead again in space launch, science and technology."
May is Haitian Heritage Month and Dotie in Miami took a minute to reflect on the importance of this campaign and what it means to the Haitian-American community. I volunteer for President Obama whenever I can. IÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢ve done voter registrations in the past, and now weÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢re planning a community event in North Miami for the Haitian-American community to get fired up for this November.
Declares State of Commission District is ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã‹Å“Greatly ImprovingÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢ Redevelopment and public investment is beginning to bear fruit for the residents of one of Miami-Dade CountyÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s long-overlooked areas, according to County Commissioner Jean Monestime, District 2. Pointing to the creation of the 79th Street Community Redevelopment Agency, park improvements and new roadway projects in North Central Miami-Dade County, Monestime said the state of his predominantly Black commission district is ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…â€œgreatly improvingÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã‚Â since he took office 18 months ago.
Vice Chairwoman Audrey M. Edmonson joined (second to left), left to right, Francois Guillaume II, Consul General of Haiti, Regine Chevalier and Miami-Dade County District 2 Commissioner Jean Monestime at the closing ceremonies of the Haitian Heritage Cultural Month festivities held at the City of North Miami Beach McDonald Theatre, 17051 NE 19th Avenue, in North Miami Beach on May 29, 2012. The event was co-sponsored by Commissioner Monestime and the City of North Miami Beach.